Slowly, the Facts Emerge . . .
Additional specimens and bits of knowledge accumulated over the
past century have enabled scientists to replace the myths
with a more accurate picture.
Food for Whales
Beaks and other pieces of giant squid are frequently found in
sperm whale stomachs.
Imagine what ferocious battles must take
place when these huge ocean predators lock in combat!
Illustration © Glen Loates
Photo of whale skin with many sucker marks
Can you find the giant squid sucker marks in this photograph of real whale skin?
Click on the photograph above for a closer look.